Santa Ana Winds – December 1, 2011 Video: Downed and uprooted trees dot the streets of Arcadia, California and the rest of the San Gabriel Valley, located some 20 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, when 90 mph Santa Ana winds swept through the Los Angeles County on December 1, 2011 rendering many residents without power while causing traffic nightmares to a lot of motorists. Photos by Rhony Laigo/Balita Media